Courses Catalogue

Team Project Design

COURSE CODE: TPD3200
COURSE CREDIT UNIT: 3
ACADEMIC PROGRAMME: Civil Engineering, Bsc
COLLEGE/SCHOOL/FACULTY: School of Engineering and Applied Sciences
STATUS: Core
PROGRAMME TYPE: Undergraduate

Course Description

COURSE DESCRIPTION

This course integrates the electrical engineering concepts learned to come up with a simple electrical engineering project design and implementation using various techniques and procedures in the correct preparation and presentation of technical report in a group setting.

 

COURSE JUSTIFICATION/RATIONALE

To carry out a thematic design project in one of the specializations of civil engineering

 

LEARNING OBJECTIVE

By the end of this course, the student should be able to:

·        Integrate the civil engineering concepts learned to come up with a simple electrical engineering project in a group setting.

·        Present an item or component or solution to a problem to a panel of examiners.

·        Produce a project report that is word processed and in bound form and orally present the report to a panel of examiners

 

LEARNING OUTCOMES

A student on completing this course is expected to:

§  Design and construct a working device or model that meets preset constraints and specifications.

§  Carry out basic literature survey that pertains to the civil engineering design problem

§  Write a technical report on a small engineering design problem being carried out

§  Work as an engineering team.

§  Apply drawing and sketching skills to communicate design and engineering information graphically.

§  Deliver individual and team presentations on engineering design projects and topics.